Plumber's Mate
at Edwardian Hotels London - Careers Site

Date Posted: 08/01/2020

Job Description



Corporate/Dicetask/ 12857_28076_RFT_O


At the heart of Edwardian Hotels London is a simple founding belief, that from back of house to the boardroom we are all Hosts. Everyone is encouraged to express their individuality and initiative, and to bring their passion to work. (We may wear uniforms, but we don’t believe in uniformity.)

Everything we do is driven by a desire to exceed our guests’, clients and partners expectations. To surprise and delight. To make the time our guests choose to spend with us genuinely exceptional. So that even the shortest stay with us, will last long in their memory. Everyone who works here does this every day across our portfolio of brands, in highly prestigious locations in London and beyond.

For 40 years Edwardian Hotels  London has built upon this ambition, and as a family owned company we’re proud of the freedom our independence gives us to grow our business on a relentless and memorable curve – upwards.

With an enviable collection of luxurious distinctive hotels and restaurants such as The May Fair Hotel, Radisson Blu Edwardian London Hotels, Steak and Lobster, Scoff and Banter, May Fair Kitchen, Annayu and May Fair Bar; in the most desirable locations of the UK's most vibrant cities, EHL's vision is unique: To Be Memory Makers.

Being a Memory Maker as a Plumber Mate

In this role, you will become part of the Edwardian family and work within Maintenance in Dicetask

The Role

  • Under general supervision, the Plumber Mate is responsible for assisting the installation, repairing and maintaining pipes, fixtures and other plumbing used for water distribution and waste water disposal in residential, commercial and Industrial buildings. The Plumber Mate reports to the General Foreman & Plumber Foreman and assist the Facility Management Teams & the maintenance team on their day to day job and PPM and will install, repair and maintain plumbing systems and fixtures in residential, commercial, institutional, industrial or public buildings.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist the plumber and plumber foreman in any activities.
  • Identify required tools and special equipment
  • Select the type and size of pipe required
  • Install, repair and maintain plumbing systems and components
  • Install supports and hangers for pipe, fixtures and equipment
  • Assemble and install valves and fittings
  • Test pipe systems and fixtures for leaks
  • To ensure that maintenance teams keep plant rooms up to standard i.e. tided, not used as storage, labeled etc.
  • To look after maintenance on pumps, to check belts, bearings, seals (leaks etc), electrical (terminations, isolation, windings etc), remove and replace for repair or maintenance
  • Maintain all building codes, installation requirements and relevant legislation
  • Perform scheduled maintenance service on plumbing systems and fixtures
  • Apply all codes to installations, repairs and maintenance
  • Perform physical labouring tasks associated with plumbing work such as lifting and adjusting heavy objects, concreting and rendering, and cleaning up work site.
  • Ensure all installations, repairs and maintenance meet environmental protection Requirements
  • Take on special projects as required by the Group Maintenance Manager
  • Keep daily reports
  • Schedule work in cooperation with other trades and suppliers
  • Perform other related duties as required    
  • Maintains appropriate service and repair records.
  • Researches, purchases and inventories equipment parts, chemicals and supplies.
  • Responds to routine and emergency calls for repairs and service.
  • May train and direct the work of other classified staff in the area.
  • Assists and serves as back up to other Facilities employees.
  • Trains and directs the work of other Classified staff in the area. 

Key Requirements


Key Requirements

  • Level 1 Certificate Introduction to Plumbing
  • Level 2 Diploma in Access to Building Services Engineering
  • Level 2 Diploma in Plumbing Studies.
  • CSCS card
  • A knowledge and understanding of health and safety regulations
  • Able to demonstrate good customer care
  • Able to demonstrate good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work from ladders, scaffolds, or from other difficult positions.
  • Skill in the use of the tools and materials
  • Good at working with your hands
  • Accurate
  • Able to pay close attention to detail
  • Numerate, for taking measurements
  • Patient and methodical
  • Asbestos awareness certificate
  • Awareness of Health and Safety and Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) legislation

 We Believe In Developing and Delighting Our Hosts So You Will Receive

  • Competitive Salary
  • Career development opportunities and wide range of Training Programs
  • 28 paid holidays per annum including Bank Holidays
  • Complimentary hot meals and salad bar, teas, coffees and juices provided each day
  • Uniforms provided per role requirement
  • Discounts on food and beverage up to 30% in all Edwardian restaurants and bars
  • Discounts on Spas and beauty treatments
  • Preferential accommodation rates for all Edwardian Hotels for Hosts, friends and family

All Hosts must have valid permission to live and work in the United Kingdom. Verification of documentation will be undertaken as part of the recruitment process.


Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Permanent
  • Location: ra
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 08/01/2020

About Us

Welcome to Edwardian Hotels London.

Edwardian Hotels London is a collection of luxury hotels in central London, Heathrow, and Manchester. Our hotels provide luxury without pretension. Individually designed rooms, the latest technology, new meeting spaces, chic restaurants and bars and service that focuses on every detail of your stay, so that you do not have to.

With an enviable collection of distinctive hotels and restaurants such as The May Fair Hotel, Radisson Blu Edwardian London Hotels, Steak and Lobster, Scoff and Banter, May Fair Kitchen, Annayu and May Fair Bar; in the most desirable locations of the UK's most vibrant cities, Edwardian Hotel's vision is unique: To Be Memory Makers.